Friday, September 30, 2011

facing 15 years in jail for daring to turn on his Flip cam during a traffic stop.

From TechDirt:  Guy Arrested, Threatened With 15 Years For Recording Traffic Stop In Illinois

Officer: "That recording? Frobe : "Yes, Yes, I've been... Officer: "Was it recording all of our conversation? Frobe: "Yes. Officer: "Guess what? You were eavesdropping on our conversation. I did not give you permission to do so. Step out of the vehicle." 

Louis Frobe was then cuffed and arrested for felony eavesdropping.

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